Your go-to source to achieve the best rendering results in Revit.
Ready to learn how to render in Revit? V-Ray’s got you covered.
Get your Revit rendering skills up and running with these essential learning resources. Enjoy a host of official V-Ray video tutorials, free models, and documentation — and start creating amazing architectural renders and animations in no time.
Setup & installation
To get started you'll need to download and install the V-Ray plugin for Revit. It's important to confirm that your system meets the recommended system requirements before proceeding with the installation.
Learn how to add realistic sunlight and artificial lights to your model with V-Ray for Revit.
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V-Ray for Revit Courseware
Dive into the ins and outs of V-Ray for Revit. You’ll be able to take advantage of real-time rendering, work with a continuously growing smart content library of high-quality 3D models, take advantage of streamlined workflows to achieve greater realism for your materials, and even go beyond rendering with powerful new post-production features.
Use Chaos Cosmos’ materials category. Assign and customize parameters such as color to achieve endless variations. Use the triplanar option for perfectly mapped textures. Learn how to edit the underlying materials of Cosmos objects to best fit your project.
Learn how to build on native Prism materials to produce materials that best represent your design intent. Extract them in the Asset Editor, apply V-Ray material workflows, and save them for reuse in other projects.
Learn how to easily disperse entourage in your Revit model with the new Scatter tool. Add objects and Chaos Cosmos models to any surface. Adjust density, size, and orientation to achieve detailed and realistic environments.
Achieve better visual consistency for complex models that use linked files. Call up V-Ray replacements from the Appearance Manager within the host project. Edit materials and families. Switch between variations with a click.
See your projects like never before with Chaos Vantage. Connect through the new Live Link and study your model’s lights and materials in pure ray-traced real-time. Export camera animations and Revit lighting studies with ease.
Learn how to simultaneously export multiple views for cloud rendering. Work freely on your model while Chaos Cloud Rendering takes care of the rest.
V-Ray 5 for Revit webinar
Join host Cory Holm for this 45-minute webinar and find out how real-time rendering, smart 3D assets and powerful post-processing functionality can help you to create your best-ever work—even after you’ve rendered.
The Chaos documentation site is the best place to find in-depth technical descriptions of V-Ray features and their parameters, as well as useful visual demonstrations of the settings in action.